LHO Nursery Open Days and Weekends

Please note adjusted dates for our upcoming weekends which are now as follows:

Come and visit us open 10.00 – 4.00

Open Day- Sat 2nd December

Open Day – Sat 9th December

Open Weekend – Sat 16 & Sun 17th December -Special Christmas weekend featuring Sandra’s lovely cakes and festive cheer!!

Please call in advance if possible to let us know you are coming & for directions – 07961 350053

Lots of colourful flowering plants and interesting seedlings for sale including Phalaenopsis, Paphs/Phrags, Cattleyas, Debdrobiums, Masdevallias (orange) African species & more. Scroll down for our latest plant list.

Postal orders also taken over the phone and we can help with advice and tips.

Please call the mobile number for help 07961 350053

Why not visit our nursery in West Sussex, either at one of our Open Weekends, or at a pre-arranged time only by calling Laurence on 07961 350053

Plenty of choices of plants for both beginners and experienced growers. For more on plant availability, lists, advice, visiting and ordering by mail, call 07961 350053. email: [email protected] Please be sure to include a contact tel no. in messages.

Scroll down for plant lists

Looking forward to welcoming you all, regards Laurence

Dendrobium stardust ‘Firebird’

Paph iopedilum’Black Jack’
Oncidium Sharry Baby

Current list

WINTER 2023 LIST-/potsize/price

Some of these plants are one-off’s only from collections

Aerangis Pionier (kotschyana x mystacidii) 3.5/£25.00

Aerangis articulate 3.5/£30.00

Aerangis kotschyana on cork/25.00

Aerangis kotschyana x decaryana on slab £30.00

Aerangis Lilliana Rose on cork/£25.00

Acianthera prolifera on cork/£15.00

Angraecum scottianum on cork/£25.00

Ansellia Africana 4.5”/£30.00

Banfieldara Gilded Tower ‘Mystic Maze’ 4.5”/£20.00

Brassia aurantiaca 4.5”/£20.00

Bryobium (eria) hyacinthioides12”/£80.00

Bulbophyllum afakianum ‘Green’4.5”/£35.00

Bulbophyllum echinolabium 4.5”/£40.00

Bulbophyllum frostii oncork/£35.00

Burrageara Nelly Isler 4.5”/£20.00

Burrageara Nelly Isler (yellow) 4.5”/20.00

Cattleya jenmanii 3.5”/£18.00

Blc Jins Fong ‘Wish’ 4.5”/£25.00

Cattleya Lynn Spencer 4.5”/30.00

Cattleya Chen Ya Champion ‘Exotic Ruby’ compact 3.5”/£25.00

Cattleya Nell Hammer ‘Gold Strike’ compact 3.5”/£25.00

Cattleya Chief Jewel ‘Exotic Orange’ compact 3.5/25.00

Cattleya Shinfong ‘Exotic Sun’ compact 3.5”/25.00

Cattleya Golden Boy ‘Exotic Sunset’ compact 3.5”/£25.00

Cattleya Exotic Cherry Ripple’ compact 3.5”/£25.00

Cattleya Orange Stardust ‘Exotic Orange’ compact 3.5”/£25.00

Cattleya Village Chief North compact 3.5”/£25.00

Cattleya Young-Min Gold ‘Exotic Orange’ compact 3.5”/£25.00

Cattleya Fuchs Orange Nugget ‘Golden Orange’ 5.5”/£35.00

Cattleya Little Fairy compact 3.5”/£20.00

Cattleya Winter Wonderland ‘Exotic Snow’ 4.5”/£35.00

Chelonstele sulphurea 4”/£20.00

Coelogyne alboaurantia division/£20.00

Coelogyne cristata 7”/£50.00

Coelogyne elata division/£30.00

Coelogyne intermedia 4.5”/£12.00

Coelogyne dayana 4.5”/£30.00   5.5”/£50.00

Coelogyne massangeana 6”/£35.00   8”/£45.00

Coelogyne ovalis 12”/£85.00

Coelogyne Unchained Melody 3.5”/£10.00

Colmanara Catatanthe 4.5”/£20.00

Cuitlauzana (Odontoglossum) pulchella on cork/£30.00

Cymbidium Indian Summer brick red (cascade) 5.5”/£40.00

Cymbidium Novia pink (cascade) 5.5”/£40.00

Cymbidium Sarah Jean ‘Ice Cascade’ 5.5”/£40.00

Cymbidium Pumilow concolor green (casade) 5.5”/£40.00

Cymbidium Vacaru 5”/£40.00

Cymbdium Anisa pink (cascade) 5.5ӣ40.00

Other cymbidiums available, if you would like a list please contact Laurence direct on 07961 350053

Dendrobium affine division/£20.00

Dendrobium Hibiki 3.5”/£20.00

Dendrobium kingianum var. alba 2”/£7.50   3.5”/£12.00   4.5”/£20.00

Dendrobium kingianum 2”/£7.50

Dendrobium kingianum ‘Heather’s 3.5”/£10.00

Dendrobium Mormoko 4.5”/£20.00

Dendrobium Red Emporer 4.5”/£18.00

Dendrobium Swallow 4.5”/£18.00

Dendrobium Spring Dream 4.5”/£18.00

Dendrobium cuthbertsonii 2”/£30.00

Dendrobium Mountain Butterfly Kisses (cuthbertsonii x glomeratum) 2.5”/£35.00

Dendrobium speciosum 10.00”/£85.00

Dendrobium Berry Oda 4.5”/£20.00

Dendrobium casiope 5”/£30.00

Dendrobium anosmum 4.5”/£15.00

Dendrobium (Dockrilla) pugionoforme (the dagger orchid) on cork/25.00

Dendrochilum abbreviatum 4.5”/£28.00

Dendrochilum pulcherrimumon cork/£25.00

Dendrochilum magnum 12” basket/£90.00

Dendrobium Australian Artist ‘13’ (cobber violet gold x speciosum ‘Mt Larcom)

3.5”/£25.00   4.5”/£35.00

Dracula portillae 3.5”/£30.00

Dracula sodiroi on cork/£30.00

Encyclia Black Comet 4.5”/£25.00

Encyclia brassavolae4.5”/£30.00

Epidendrum avicula on cork/£20.00

Epidendrum peperomia on cork/£30.00

Epidendrum ‘Red’ 4.5”/£20.00

Epidendrum ‘Pink’ 4.5”/£20.00

Epidendrum xanthinium 3.5” £25.00

Eurangis Victoria Nile on cork/£30.00

Flickingeria xantholeuca division/£20.00

Lepanthes martinae on cork/£15.00

Lycaste Lasioglossa 3.5”/£25.00

Lycaste nana 3.5”/£20.00

Lycaste (sudamerlycaste) gigantean 5”/£30.00

Lycaste skinneri var. alba 3.5”/£25.00

Lycaste skinneri var. rosea 3.5”/£25.00

Masdevallia tovarensis 2.5”/£20.00  3”/£25.00  in basket/£30.00

Masdevallia picea 6”/£35.00

Masdevallia picturata on cork/£10.00

Masdevallia lilacina on cork/£10.00

Masdevallia Macelo Benjarano on cork/£12.00

Masedvallia Connie Versagi on cork/£8.00

Masdevallia lynchniphora on cork/£8.00

Masdevallia theleura 4.5”/£25.00

Masdevallia pachyura ‘Orange’ on cork/£20.00

Masdevallia ivanii on cork/£15.00

Masdevallia mendozae on cork/15.00

Masdevallia peristeria x uniflora 3.5”/£15.00

Masdevallia bicornis on cork/£15.00

Masdevallia heideri on cork/£18.00

Masdevallia hysterix in basket/£12.00

Masdevallia weberaueri 3.5”/£18.00

Masdevallia rolfeana in basket/£20.00

Masdevallia pyxis on cork/£18.

Maxillaria sophronitis £.5”/£25.00

Maxillaria  poreccta 3.5”/£25.00

Maxillaria ochroleuca 5”/£30.00

Maxillaria triloris (large scented species) 5”/£30.00

Maxillaria variabilis ‘Yellow’ on cork/£12.00

Maxillaria variabilis ‘Red’ 3.5”/£25.00

Maxillaria tenuifloia (the coconut scented orchid) 3.5”/30.00

Maxillaria Goldberg 4.5”/£25.00

Maxillaraia pulla 4”/£25.00

Maxillaria shunkeana 2.5”/£15.00

Maxillaria porphyrostele division/£20.00

Miltassia Peggy Ruth Carpenter 4.5”/£20.00

Miltassia Shelob Token 4.5”/£25.00

Odontoglossum Stirbic 4.5”/£20.00

Odontoglossum Chayenne 4.5”/£20.00

Oncidium Titanium Treasure 3.5”/£15.00

Oncidium ornithorynchum 4.5/£25.00

oncidium Twinkle ‘white’ ‘yellow’ ‘pearl’ 3.5”/£15.00

Oncidium Tropical Jungle 4.5”/£20.0

Octomeria grandiflora 4”/£25.00

Paphiopedilum bellatulum 4.5”/£40.00

Paphiopedilum Black Jack 3.5”/30.00Paphiopedilum concolor 3.5”/£40.00

Paphiopedilum curtisii 3.5”/£35.00

Paphiopedilum delanatii 3.5”/£35.00

Paphiopedilum delanatii var.alba 3.5”/£35.00

Paphiopedilum esquirolei 3”/£35.00

Paphiopedilum exul 3”/£30.00

Paphiopedilum godefroyae 2”/£30.00

Paphiopedilum gratrixianum 3”- 3.5”/£30.00

Paphiopedilum henryanum 3.5”/£30.00

Paphiopedilum Maudiae var. Coloratum 3.5”/£25.00

Paphiopedilum Maudiae3.5”/£18.00

Paphiopedilum moquetteanum 3.5”/£35.00

Paphipedilum micranthum ‘Pink’ 3”/£75.00

Paphiopedilum micranthum var. eburneum 2.5”/£75.00

Paphiopedilum niveum 4.5”/£40.00

Paphiopedilum philippinense var alba2.5”/£40.00

Paphiopedilum  Pinocchio 4.5”/£25.00

Paphiopedilum Pinocchio ‘Yellow’ 4.5”/£25.00

Paphiopedilum potentatum 3.5”/£25.00

Paphiopedilum Rothschildianum (quality sibling cross) 3.5”/£65.00

Paphiopedilum wardii var. alba 3”/£45.00

Paphiopedilum vietnamense 3.5”/£45.00

Paphiopedilum villosum ‘Red’ 3.5”/£35.00

Paphiopedilum wellesleyanum3.4”/£40.00

Paphiopedilum Shi-Yi Spring (Taiwan x sanderianum) 4.5”/£60.00

Paphiopedilum In-Charm Anita (Genevieve Booth x anitum) 4.5”/£60.00

Paphiopedilum Yulii Preel 4.5”/£60.00

Paphiopedilum Lady Rothschild x anitum 4.5”/£150.00

Paphiopedilum Rheingold x Hellas 4.5”/£20.00

Paphiopedilum rothschildianum x adductum 4.5”/£150.00

Pescatorea wallisii x dayana 4.5”/£35.00

Phalaenopsis bellina (select strain) 3.5” – 4.5”/£30.00

Phalaenopsis Gene’s Summer Violet 4.5”/£30.00

Phalaenopsis Liodoro 4.5”/£28.00

Phalaenopsis equestris var. alba 3.5”/£35.00

Phalaenopsis lueddemanniana 2.5”/£12.00

Phalaenopsis pulchra 2.5”/£12.00

Phalaenopsis Memoria Val Rettig 3.5”/£30.00

Phalaenopsis hybrids – I have lots of flowering plant prices available at special prices. If you would like to add to your collection, please call me direct (07961 350053) – I will certainly sort you out some special offers.

Phragmipedium Alfredo Manrique 4.5”/£35.00

Phragmipedium Bel Royal Inferno (Mem. Dick Clements x Sorcerors  Apprentice) 4”/£30.00

Phragmipedium Callurum (Sedenii x longifolium) 6.5”/£60.00

Phragmipedium caudatum ‘McBeans’ 5.5”/£100.00  6”/£150.00

Phragmipedium Mem. HR Giger 4”/£35.00Phragmipedium Mem. Garren Weaver 5.5”/£45.00

Phragmipedium Paul Gene Conroy 3.5”/£35.00

Phragmipedium longifolium 10”/£95.00

Phragmipedium var. compact 5.5”/£55.00

Phragmipedium Longueville 4.5”/£45.00

Phragmipedium Sedenii 6”/£45.00  7”/£70.00

Phragmipedium wallisii x boisserianum 3.5”/£25.00

Phragmipedium Mem. Dick Clements 6”/£40.00

Pleurothallis allenii oncork/£20.00

Pleurothallis linearifolia 3.5”/£25.00

Pleurothallis rowleei 2.5” £25.00

Pleurothallis tuerkheimii 2.5”/£25.00

Pleurothallis loranthophylla 2.5”/£25.00

Pleurothallis volcanica 2.5”/£25.00

Pleurothallis platystylis 2.5”/£25.00

Pleurothallis secunda 2.5”/£25.00

Pleurothallis palliolata division /£25.00

Pleurothallis densiflora division/£30.00

Pleurothallis violacea division/25.00

Pleurothallis lindenii division/£25.00

Plerothallis niveoglobula on cork/£25.00

Pleurothallis norae on cork/£15.00

Pleurothallis truncata division/£20.00

Pleurothallis pseudopellucida division/£25.00

Pleurothallis stenosepala on cork/£12.00

Pleurothallis restrepioides 3”/£9.50  on cork/£12.00, £15.00

Podangis gracillima 2”/£25.00

Psychopsis mariposa ‘Green Valley’ 3”/£40.00

Pterostylis curta 4”/£7.50

Restrepia aristufolia on cork/£12.00

Restrepia Bjorn ‘Plain Yellow’ 3.5”/£15.00

Restrepia cuprea on cork / £12.00, £25.00

Restrepia condorensis on cork/£12.00

Restrepia dosonii on cork/£12.00

Restrepia elegans on cork/£12.00

Restrepia ephippium 3.5”/£15.00

Restrepia falkenbergii 4”/£18.00  on cork/£20.00

Restrepia guttulata on cork/£12.00

Restrepia Le Pulek on raft/£15.00

Restrepia mendozae on cork/£25.00

Restrepia mohrii ‘Naranja’ 2.5”/£12.00

Restrepia nittiorhyncha 3.5”/£15.00

Restrepia purpurea ‘Rayas Vino Tinto’ 3.5”/£15.00

Restrepia sanguinea ‘A’ 3.5”/£15.00

Restrepia trichoglossa on cork/£12.00

Restrepiella ophiocephala 4”/£25.00

Rhynchostylis gigantea 4.5”/£50.00

Scaphosepalum beluosum 4.5”/£25.00

Scaphosepalum verrucosum 3.5”/£20.00

Sophronitella violacea on cork/£25.00

Sophronitis brevipedunculata on cork £25.00

Sophronitis coccinea on cork/£25.00

Sophronitis mantquerae on cork/£25.00

Sophronitis rosea on cork/£25.00

Stanhopea jenischiana x Acineta densa in basket/£20.00

Stanhopea tigrina in basket/£50.00

Stelis itatiaye 2.5”/£25.00

Stelis misera on cork/£25.00

Stelis species red on cork/£25.00

Trichoceros antenifera 2”/£20.00

Vandas – Regular imports during show season please contact me for a list

Zygopetalum Impasto ‘Green’ 4.5”/£20.00

Why not start growing orchids with us?

Great advice, customer service and with over 40 years of experience of orchids, Laurence is always willing to offer help with cultural questions and problems. Pick up the phone for a chat contact us through our website page, or email with a telephone contact number and he will get back to you. We have starter collections of flowering size or younger plants or various mixtures of both . Photos of plants we have in stock can be sent via WhatsApp and all plants sent by post are expertly wrapped.

Happy growing!

Starter Packs

Small plants to grow on to enhance your hobby and complement your phaleonopsis collection

5X Seedling orchid collections in 2” / 2.5” pots, postage included £40.00                                    

Beginners Orchid Collections

The collections represent a savings of at least £20 so are a good value way of adding to your own display and variety. All plants are my choice and I will endeavour to choose one or two with flower spikes if possible. All prices include postage and packing.

5 x Flowering Size plants suitable for beginners £70.00

5 x flowering size Phalaenopsis mixed colours £70.00

5 x flowering size Odontoglossum types mixed colours £70.00

5 x flowering size Nobile Dendrobius mixed colours £70.00

Orchid Sundries

Clear pots

6cm 30p each

9cm 50p each

12cm £1.00 each

15cm £1.50 each

18cm £2.50 each

Orchid Compost

2 litres £3.50

4 litres £7.00

Please enquire for bulk amounts

Orchid Feed

100ml grow £3.00

100ml bloom £3.00

300 ml grow £6.00

300ml bloom £6.00  currently out of stock

1 litre grow £12.00

1 litre bloom £12.00

Orchid clips

10 x plain clips @ £1.50 per pack

4 x dragon fly clips @ £1.50 per pack


Looking for other plants? Nurseries we recommend : for carnivorous plants Pete & Helleentje. 07530 176624 [email protected] for garden plants tools and accessories- 01903 242003 [email protected] for cacti & succulants – Stan & Vicki 07788 753215



Orchids  – make the perfect gifts !

Lots of colourful flowering plants available for sale both directly and via postal services. We also attend various shows and hold our own open days.

Now celebrating over 30 years as a nursery, Laurence Hobbs Orchids Ltd has been established in Sussex since 1987.

We are near to Junction 10 (next turnoff past Gatwick) on M23 and head towards East Grinstead,  then Crawley Down – postcode RH10 4LN, Bailiffs Cottage Nursery.  Or call us for directions; 07961 350053

Please call/email direct for purchases and delivery arrangements. We accept most cards or cheques with payment by phone or post. Delivery arranged to suit you..

For further details on where we may be seen at various events in the UK see Shows page; For contact information on Orchid Society Groups in your area see Societies page